The Skids


The Skids
The Skids
Pays d’origine Drapeau : Royaume-Uni Dunfermline, Fife and Kinross, Écosse
Genre musical Punk rock
New Wave
Pop punk
Années d'activité de 1977 à 1982
Labels No-Bad
Virgin Records
Site officiel www.theskids.com
Anciens membres Stuart Adamson
William Simpson
Thomas Kellichan
Richard Jobson

The Skids est un groupe punk rock et new wave écossais originaire de Dunfermline dans le Fife and Kinross. Fondé en 1977 par Stuart Adamson (1958-2001 - guitare, chœurs, clavier, percussions), William Simpson (basse, chœurs), Thomas Kellichan (batterie) et Richard Jobson (voix, guitare, clavier) et séparé en 1982, ils connurent le succès principalement avec le single Into the Valley en 1979.

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Discographie

Singles et EP

  • Charles EP (mars 1978)
  • "Sweet Suburbia" / "Open Sound" (septembre 1978)
  • Wide Open EP contenant "The Saints Are Coming" / "Of One Skin" / "Contusion" / "Night & Day" (octobre 1978)
  • "Into the Valley" / "T.V. Stars" (février 1979)
  • "Masquerade" / "Out of Town" (mai 1979)
  • "Charade" / "Grey Parade" (septembre 1979)
  • "Working for the Yankee Dollar" / "Vanguard’s Crusade" (novembre 1979)
  • "Animation" / "Pros & Cons" (février 1980)
  • "Circus Games" / "One Decree" (juillet 1980)
  • "Goodbye Civilian" / "Monkey McGuire Meets Specky Potter Behind the Lochore Institute" (octobre 1980)
  • "Women in Winter" / "Working for the Yankee Dollar (live)" (novembre 1980)
  • "Fields" / "Brave Man" (août 1981)
  • "Iona" / "Blood & Soil" (octobre 1981)

Albums

Albums studio

  • Scared to Dance (Février 1979)
  • Days in Europa (Octobre 1979)
  • The Absolute Game (Septembre 1980)
  • Joy (Novembre 1981)

Albums Live

  • BBC Radio 1 Live in Concert (Février 1992)
  • Masquerade Masquerade (2007, mixé en 2006. Album live contenant des morceaux de deux concerts, l'un au Hammersmith Odeon en 1980 et l'autre au Glasgow Apollo en 1979.)

Compilations

  • Fanfare (Mai 1982)
  • Dunfermline: A Collection of The Skids' Finest Moments (Juillet 1987)
  • Sweet Suburbia: The Best of The Skids (Janvier 1995)
  • The Greatest Hits Of Big Country And The Skids - The Best Of Stuart Adamson (2002)
  • The Very Best of The Skids (2003)
  • Into the Valley: The Best of The Skids (2005)
  • The Saints Are Coming: The Best of The Skids (2007)

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Annexes

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